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Recycling and Reuse Centre (the tip)

Items accepted

Please help us by sorting your waste before you arrive so it's quick and easy to put in the right place.

  • Aluminium Cans
  • Asbestos
  • Batteries (Household)
  • Batteries (Car)
  • Books
  • Cardboard
  • Carpet
  • Computers
  • Electrical
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Food and drink cans
  • Fridges and Freezers
  • Garden waste
  • Gas Bottles
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Hardcore and rubble
  • Household and Garden Chemicals
  • Household waste
  • Large electrical appliances
  • Non-Recyclable Waste
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • Plasterboard
  • Scrap metal
  • Shoes
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Plastic (mixed)
  • Small electrical appliances
  • Soil
  • Telephone Directories
  • Textiles
  • TVs and monitors
  • Used engine oil
  • Used Tyres
  • Wood and timber


Items accepted:

Please consider whether an item could be reused by others or taken to a charity shop before bringing it to the Household Recycling and Reuse Centre.

If you are bringing waste to the Household Recycling and Reuse Centre that is not from your address, you must bring the person that it belongs to.

For more information about specific items and quantities please see our A-Z of rubbish and recycling.

Customer Services

Open 9am–5pm Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays)


Tel: 08085 834333


If you do need to call us,
please try to avoid our busiest times
of lunchtime and early afternoon.

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